Andy Cohen Replaces Kathy Griffin As Co-Host of New Year’s Broadcast With Anderson Cooper

(Photo: Andy Cohen (L), Anderson Cooper)

CNN announced today that Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen will host its New Year’s Eve celebration from New York City’s Times Square on Sunday, December 31, reports

Cooper and Cohen are longtime friends and have been touring the country on a speaking tour.

Kathy Griffin, with whom Cooper hosted the evening with in recent years, was dumped by the network following controversy over a photo in which she held the bloody head of Donald Trump.